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A slow warming trend will begin in our area over the weekend into early next week with dry weather expected. Our next chance for showers and thunderstorms will begin around Wednesday as the next cold front nears.
Port Arthur dispatcher praised on Facebook
KFDM News - The story about how a Port Arthur dispatcher talked a child through a potentially dangerous situation has drawn nearly 15 thousand views on KFDM'S Facebook page.
There are dozens of comments. Most of them are similar to this one: "Thanks for the 9-1-1 operator. Great job! Great job for the child that called too, and listened to the 9-1-1 operator! Also very happy that the police officers caught the bad guys! Great team work!"
Another comment: "Awesome job the child did. Sounds like he stayed calm and listened. Whoever taught him what to do in an emergency must be proud of him! Kudo's to PAPD for responding so quickly."
You can read more comments or offer your own by going to our KFDM News Facebook page.